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Unequal Societies

A Facebook post by Deb to my page A response to a Facebook post by Deb – Wondering if it is even possible to prevent the worst trajectories imagined in this article . . . Are we about to witness … Continue reading

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7 years since being “terminal”, 5 years since 2% survival!

A Special day today – 7 years since being given a 2% chance of living 2 years, 5 years since passing that 2% mark. In the world of cancer, 5 years survival is considered cured (even if you are full … Continue reading

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Evonomics – transforming Economics

Evonomics – Seven Ways to Transform 21st-Century Economics — and Economists 1. Change the goal: from GDP growth to the Doughnut. 2. See the big picture: from self-contained market to embedded economy. 3. Nurture human nature: from rational economic man … Continue reading

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Human Rights Laws

In a neurotechnology future, human-rights laws will need to be revisited New human rights laws to prepare for rapid current advances in neurotechnology that may put “freedom of mind” at risk have been proposed in the open access journal Life … Continue reading

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On Elon Musk and the role of capitalism

Dan Shared Elon Musk’s video on his facebook page Musk only has part of the problem. He was correct when he said we get what we incentivise. It is our economic system that rewards scarcity over abundance that is the … Continue reading

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Deb’s speculations on our future

#121 – May 1st – I’ve Seen The Future . . . [also on Deb’s facebook page, where the balance of this takes place.] Hi Deb, While there is real risk, and I am not underplaying that risk, I am … Continue reading

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Eric’s facebook questions about “purpose”

A Facebook response to Eric’s question – What is the purpose of your time if you’re trapped in the middle of the ocean on a sinking ship? If purpose is not an active choice then it normally falls back to … Continue reading

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